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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OFF SHORE ON LAKE HURON

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.40 INCHES WILL REMAIN ANCHORED OVER
CANADA THROUGH THE WEEKEND. LOW PRESSURE OF 29.70 INCHES WILL TRACK
ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY LATE TODAY INTO TONIGHT WITH ANOTHER LOW THEN
MOVING INTO THE OHIO VALLEY AND SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES SATURDAY NIGHT
INTO SUNDAY. SURFACE RIDGING ON THE SOUTHERN EDGE OF THE HIGH WILL
BUILD BACK INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES IN THE WAKE OF EACH OF THESE
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS.

LHZ361-282015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-282015-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
945 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE WEST BY MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-282015-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-282015-
MAFOR 2815/
HURON NORTH 11210 11200 14100 11110 11210. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING.
220203.

HURON SOUTH 14110 11110 13100. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY MORNING. 220203.

$$

SF

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